Definitions
misdemeanor Tweet Definition of misdemeanor Like Definition of misdemeanor on Facebook
noun 
  1. A crime usually punishable upon conviction by a small fine or by a short term of imprisonment. Crimes which are punishable by large fines or by longer imprisonment are usually called felony, felonies.
Etymology: (prefix, mis, demeanor)


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for misdemeanor for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     Full Definition of misdemeanor
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.